About Greenway Law Firm

Creativity. Diligence. Integrity. Excellence.

Good ideas come to Greenway Law Firm to thrive. We help creative professionals and businesses get back to creating and making an impact, while we do the legal work. Let us be your legal partner.


Elana was born abroad in a military family and bred in Tampa, Florida. She earned her B.S. in criminology and minored in fashion design at Florida State University. She received her Juris Doctor from the Howard University School of Law, where she served as a Senior Staff Editor of the Howard Law Journal.

While in law school, Elana served as a student attorney for the Intellectual Property & Trademark Clinic, where she assisted her business clients in registering their trademarks with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. She was also very active in her law school’s Intellectual Property Student Association. In addition, Elana worked as a law clerk at several state and federal governmental agencies, including the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia.

Elana has successfully litigated numerous cases before federal and state courts, and the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

As a fashion designer-turned-attorney, Elana understands the challenges creative professionals and businesses face when upstarting and growing their business. She uses this experience to help her clients succeed and prosper. When she is not working hard for her clients, she is spending time with her husband and daughter, cheering on the FSU Seminoles, and planning her next getaway.

Bar Admissions: Florida, New York

Professional Affiliations:

The Florida Bar, 2014 – Present

Tampa Bay Inn of Court, 2016-2018

Hillsborough County Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section, 2016 – Present